Ye Olde London


Ye Olde London is a traditional English pub with a bar on the ground level, an extensive downstairs bar and an external courtyard suitable for outside drinking and dining.

With our friendly team ready to look after you, this Taylor Walker pub will make you feel genuinely welcome.

Venue Details & Map

Ye Olde London

42 Ludgate Hill
+44 (0)20 7248 1852
Public transport:
City Thameslink, National Railway

Yelp Reviews

5.00 out of 5
based on 24 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Ye Olde London

1.0 out of 5
27 September 2015
by Phoebe L.


- a really cool squirrel out the back

- 3 flavours of peanuts

- a small beer garden that you wouldn't expect

- TVs for sport


- beer selection

- staff (mainly the manager)

- staff are weirdly possessive over pool table

- the manager more

3.0 out of 5
07 January 2018
by Terry B.

Average pub with a decent menu. We al got

Fish and chips which was good but not great. Atmosphere was nice right on a busy street. Service was ok but not horrible. You have to order at the bar and then they bring your food to the table. I guess this is fairly common in London. Prices were Ok. more

2.0 out of 5
25 March 2017
by Jason F.

Visited London for work and went for a few drinks with friends after the event finished. The pub was just a few doors down from the hotel I was staying at.

All in, a nice little pub and reasonably priced at that. The one thing I'm marking this down on is the ridiculously small unisex toilet they have.

Now let me be clear, I have absolutely no issue with unisex toilets, it doesn't even... more

1.0 out of 5
05 May 2018
by Danielle D.

I lost my photos from this trip. I wish I could show you how unappetizingly grey the inside of my chicken and mushroom pie was. The mashed potatoes it came with were so gelatinous and stiff that they held multiple utensils upright. I didn't eat any of it.

The pints were fine. Service was good. The decor was typical for a pub. But don't - I repeat, do not - order food! more

3.0 out of 5
05 December 2015
by Jess L.

My husband and I stopped in here after lots of walking, ready to have a late weekday lunch.

No major issues or stand outs here, but it definitely did the trick. The pub was clean, and our food and beers came out quickly. Maybe things were a little overpriced, but I am not sure. We got the Taylor Walker Favourites Platter (£13.49), which included two burger sliders, two minced beef pie, two... more

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